Launch February 26, 2020
Submission Deadline: 18th Aug, 2020
Public Voting begins: 8th Sep, 2020
Public Voting ends: 3rdOct, 2020
Result Announcement: 15th Oct, 2020
‘A man’s best friend’, ‘a furry companion’. These are the few terms that come to our mind when we think of animals. They have been an integral part of our lives since their existence. They have helped and companioned humans when needed. Human-animal bond is the key to a healthier lifestyle. Researchers have examined how animal interaction can affect depression, anxiety, mental and physical well-being.
Domestication of animals has been practiced for centuries. Archaeological evidence states that humans have lived with domestic wolves 14000 years ago.
Over the years, human population has increased drastically. To meet their demands, cities have expanded beyond their limits, consequently destroying the animal habitat and therefore depleting well-being of urban animals.
The world is being created for humans, keeping their foremost surroundings in mind, neglecting the major part that encircles them, ‘other beings’.
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